The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 1591 1517 1564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 25.90% 23.04% 21.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 29.42% 26.00% 24.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1387 1309 1364
Median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £52,850
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
Agile Software Development
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5407 5835 6299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.00% 88.61% 85.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4511 4830 5001
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the North West region.

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in the North West

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in the North West

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester 0 1094 £44,000 +3.52% 204
Cheshire -3 250 £40,000 -4.76% 40
Merseyside +2 127 £40,000 - 12
Lancashire +3 79 £35,000 - 16
Cumbria +4 2 £45,000 +28.57%
Agile Software Development
England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 1103 (37.53%) .NET
2 1045 (35.56%) C#
3 971 (33.04%) Scrum
4 870 (29.60%) TDD
5 812 (27.63%) JavaScript
6 787 (26.78%) SQL Server
7 760 (25.86%) SQL
8 741 (25.21%) MVC
9 735 (25.01%) HTML
10 714 (24.29%) CSS
11 687 (23.38%) ASP.NET
12 638 (21.71%) Java
13 499 (16.98%) Finance
14 467 (15.89%) ASP.NET MVC
15 437 (14.87%) jQuery
16 413 (14.05%) BDD
17 403 (13.71%) Microsoft
18 390 (13.27%) Continuous Integration
19 382 (13.00%) Git (software)
20 378 (12.86%) WCF
21 372 (12.66%) Software Engineering
22 365 (12.42%) OO
23 357 (12.15%) AngularJS
24 343 (11.67%) SDLC
25 340 (11.57%) Degree
26 337 (11.47%) Web Services
27 327 (11.13%) .NET Framework
28 317 (10.79%) Windows
29 315 (10.72%) Kanban
30 303 (10.31%) XML

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 99 (3.37%) CMS
2 76 (2.59%) WebSphere
3 70 (2.38%) SharePoint
4 63 (2.14%) Tomcat
5 60 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
6 52 (1.77%) JBoss
7 37 (1.26%) OpenStack
8 33 (1.12%) Confluence
9 32 (1.09%) Apache
10 31 (1.05%) WebLogic
11 25 (0.85%) CloudStack
11 25 (0.85%) IIS
12 23 (0.78%) nginx
13 22 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
14 21 (0.71%) Umbraco
15 17 (0.58%) WordPress
16 16 (0.54%) Mule
16 16 (0.54%) NServiceBus
17 13 (0.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 13 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 176 (5.99%) MS Excel
2 46 (1.57%) MS Office
3 38 (1.29%) MS Project
4 26 (0.88%) Photoshop
5 21 (0.71%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (0.31%) OmniGraffle
7 5 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.068%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.034%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 53 (1.80%) Magento
2 32 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.37%) Oracle Payables
4 10 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
4 10 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.17%) Sonata
6 4 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (0.10%) Exstream
7 3 (0.10%) OpenText MBPM
7 3 (0.10%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.034%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.034%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.034%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 1 (0.034%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.034%) Oracle HRMS
8 1 (0.034%) Oracle Payroll
8 1 (0.034%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.034%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 179 (6.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 160 (5.44%) Amazon AWS
3 37 (1.26%) GitHub
4 34 (1.16%) SaaS
5 31 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
6 27 (0.92%) Google Play
7 21 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
8 20 (0.68%) Adobe Analytics
8 20 (0.68%) Office 365
9 13 (0.44%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 13 (0.44%) Amazon S3
10 12 (0.41%) PaaS
11 11 (0.37%) Google Analytics
12 8 (0.27%) IaaS
13 4 (0.14%) Slack
14 3 (0.10%) Amazon ELB
14 3 (0.10%) AWS CloudFormation
14 3 (0.10%) CloudFront
15 2 (0.068%) Amazon SQS
15 2 (0.068%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 103 (3.50%) Internet
2 39 (1.33%) Firewall
3 30 (1.02%) HTTP
4 22 (0.75%) FTP
5 16 (0.54%) SSL
6 15 (0.51%) Broadband
7 13 (0.44%) DNS
8 12 (0.41%) SAN
9 9 (0.31%) WAN
10 8 (0.27%) HTTPS
10 8 (0.27%) TCP/IP
11 7 (0.24%) NAS
11 7 (0.24%) Wireless
12 6 (0.20%) Intrusion Detection
12 6 (0.20%) Network Security
13 5 (0.17%) LAN
14 4 (0.14%) Bluetooth
14 4 (0.14%) DHCP
14 4 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
14 4 (0.14%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 787 (26.78%) SQL Server
2 229 (7.79%) SQL Server 2014
3 190 (6.46%) MySQL
4 177 (6.02%) NoSQL
5 121 (4.12%) MongoDB
6 115 (3.91%) Relational Database
7 99 (3.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 92 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
9 85 (2.89%) PostgreSQL
10 84 (2.86%) Big Data
11 76 (2.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 66 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
13 42 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
14 40 (1.36%) Hadoop
15 38 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 31 (1.05%) RDBMS
17 27 (0.92%) Redis
18 21 (0.71%) DB2
19 20 (0.68%) Oracle Database
19 20 (0.68%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 382 (13.00%) Git (software)
2 269 (9.15%) JIRA
3 203 (6.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 191 (6.50%) Selenium
5 161 (5.48%) NUnit
6 141 (4.80%) MSTest
7 139 (4.73%) Jenkins
8 115 (3.91%) Visual Studio
9 94 (3.20%) Moq
10 93 (3.16%) Rhino Mocks
11 91 (3.10%) Subversion
12 83 (2.82%) Maven
13 75 (2.55%) JUnit
14 67 (2.28%) Cucumber
15 61 (2.08%) SpecFlow
16 55 (1.87%) TeamCity
17 54 (1.84%) Eclipse
18 50 (1.70%) WebDriver
19 47 (1.60%) Ant
20 35 (1.19%) Grunt
General
1 499 (16.98%) Finance
2 195 (6.63%) Retail
3 149 (5.07%) Games
4 82 (2.79%) Marketing
5 80 (2.72%) Banking
6 58 (1.97%) Telecoms
7 53 (1.80%) Manufacturing
8 40 (1.36%) Electronics
9 33 (1.12%) Advertising
10 30 (1.02%) Legal
11 26 (0.88%) Back Office
12 18 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
13 17 (0.58%) Law
14 14 (0.48%) Automotive
15 10 (0.34%) Multimedia
15 10 (0.34%) Retail Banking
16 8 (0.27%) Publishing
17 7 (0.24%) Corporate Banking
18 6 (0.20%) Local Government
19 5 (0.17%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 1494 (50.83%) Developer
2 624 (21.23%) .NET Developer
3 408 (13.88%) Analyst
4 364 (12.39%) C# Developer
5 282 (9.60%) C# .NET Developer
6 266 (9.05%) Senior Developer
7 262 (8.91%) Java Developer
8 247 (8.40%) Software Developer
9 188 (6.40%) Business Analyst
10 166 (5.65%) Project Manager
11 154 (5.24%) .NET Software Developer
11 154 (5.24%) Software Engineer
12 136 (4.63%) Lead Developer
12 136 (4.63%) SQL Developer
13 135 (4.59%) ASP.NET Developer
14 127 (4.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 125 (4.25%) C# Software Developer
16 124 (4.22%) Test Analyst
17 118 (4.01%) PHP Developer
18 117 (3.98%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1103 (37.53%) .NET
2 735 (25.01%) HTML
3 714 (24.29%) CSS
4 687 (23.38%) ASP.NET
5 467 (15.89%) ASP.NET MVC
6 437 (14.87%) jQuery
7 378 (12.86%) WCF
8 357 (12.15%) AngularJS
9 337 (11.47%) Web Services
10 327 (11.13%) .NET Framework
11 303 (10.31%) XML
12 291 (9.90%) RESTful
13 281 (9.56%) HTML5
14 223 (7.59%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 221 (7.52%) Node.js
16 219 (7.45%) ASP.NET Web API
17 206 (7.01%) WPF
18 200 (6.81%) Entity Framework
19 188 (6.40%) CSS3
20 184 (6.26%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 217 (7.38%) Computer Science
2 216 (7.35%) iPad
3 161 (5.48%) Mobile App
4 154 (5.24%) Analytical Skills
5 148 (5.04%) User Experience
6 133 (4.53%) Enterprise Software
7 94 (3.20%) Inversion of Control
8 35 (1.19%) NHS
8 35 (1.19%) N-Tier
9 30 (1.02%) iPhone
9 30 (1.02%) Management Information System
10 28 (0.95%) Social Network
11 27 (0.92%) Replication
12 26 (0.88%) PMI
13 22 (0.75%) Algorithms
13 22 (0.75%) Data Integration
14 21 (0.71%) Mathematics
15 19 (0.65%) Driving Licence
15 19 (0.65%) Video Conferencing
16 18 (0.61%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 317 (10.79%) Windows
2 180 (6.12%) Linux
3 109 (3.71%) Android
4 86 (2.93%) Unix
5 69 (2.35%) Apple iOS
6 36 (1.22%) Windows Server
7 14 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (0.44%) CentOS
8 13 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
10 6 (0.20%) CoreOS
11 5 (0.17%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.10%) Embedded Linux
13 3 (0.10%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.068%) OpenVMS
14 2 (0.068%) Solaris
14 2 (0.068%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.068%) Windows CE
15 1 (0.034%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 971 (33.04%) Scrum
2 870 (29.60%) TDD
3 741 (25.21%) MVC
4 413 (14.05%) BDD
5 390 (13.27%) Continuous Integration
6 372 (12.66%) Software Engineering
7 365 (12.42%) OO
8 343 (11.67%) SDLC
9 315 (10.72%) Kanban
10 299 (10.17%) Web Development
11 272 (9.25%) E-Commerce
12 255 (8.68%) Project Management
13 243 (8.27%) Web Application Development
14 220 (7.49%) Unit Testing
15 214 (7.28%) Waterfall
16 202 (6.87%) Mentoring
17 194 (6.60%) Stakeholder Management
18 185 (6.29%) DevOps
19 184 (6.26%) Dependency Injection
20 156 (5.31%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1045 (35.56%) C#
2 812 (27.63%) JavaScript
3 760 (25.86%) SQL
4 638 (21.71%) Java
5 236 (8.03%) PHP
6 208 (7.08%) T-SQL
7 178 (6.06%) Ruby
8 138 (4.70%) C++
9 130 (4.42%) Python
10 82 (2.79%) VB.NET
11 77 (2.62%) PL/SQL
12 70 (2.38%) VB
13 55 (1.87%) Scala
14 50 (1.70%) Bash Shell
15 49 (1.67%) Shell Script
16 40 (1.36%) C
17 35 (1.19%) PowerShell
18 33 (1.12%) Objective-C
19 26 (0.88%) Apple Swift
20 25 (0.85%) F#
Qualifications
1 340 (11.57%) Degree
2 113 (3.84%) ISEB
3 94 (3.20%) ISTQB
4 37 (1.26%) PMI Certification
5 25 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 24 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 19 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
8 18 (0.61%) Security Cleared
9 13 (0.44%) PMP
10 8 (0.27%) HND
11 7 (0.24%) DBS Check
11 7 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 5 (0.17%) SC Cleared
14 4 (0.14%) CISSP
14 4 (0.14%) IIBA
14 4 (0.14%) MBA
15 3 (0.10%) CCNA
15 3 (0.10%) Cisco Certification
15 3 (0.10%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 212 (7.21%) QA
2 16 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (0.48%) PCI DSS
4 12 (0.41%) Data Quality
5 8 (0.27%) SLA
6 4 (0.14%) HL7
6 4 (0.14%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.068%) SDET
8 1 (0.034%) COBIT
8 1 (0.034%) ISO13485
8 1 (0.034%) JTAG
8 1 (0.034%) P3O
8 1 (0.034%) PA-DSS
8 1 (0.034%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.034%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 28 (0.95%) Docker
2 25 (0.85%) vSphere
2 25 (0.85%) Xen
2 25 (0.85%) XenServer
3 21 (0.71%) Active Directory
4 9 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (0.24%) Varnish
5 7 (0.24%) VMware ESX
5 7 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.10%) HDFS
6 3 (0.10%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.068%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.068%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.034%) Firmware
8 1 (0.034%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.034%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 86 (2.93%) Puppet
2 55 (1.87%) Opscode Chef
3 41 (1.40%) HP Quality Center
4 34 (1.16%) Cobbler
5 30 (1.02%) Kibana
6 25 (0.85%) Tivoli
7 20 (0.68%) ServiceCenter
8 12 (0.41%) Ansible
8 12 (0.41%) Packer
9 10 (0.34%) Graphite
9 10 (0.34%) Terraform
10 9 (0.31%) Grafana
10 9 (0.31%) Uchiwa
11 8 (0.27%) SCCM
12 7 (0.24%) AirWatch
12 7 (0.24%) SCOM
13 6 (0.20%) Kubernetes
14 5 (0.17%) Nagios
15 2 (0.068%) Capistrano
15 2 (0.068%) yum
Vendors
1 403 (13.71%) Microsoft
2 203 (6.91%) Oracle
3 108 (3.67%) Google
4 46 (1.57%) Adobe
5 44 (1.50%) IBM
6 35 (1.19%) HP
7 34 (1.16%) SAP
8 25 (0.85%) EnterpriseDB
8 25 (0.85%) VMware
9 24 (0.82%) Cognizant
10 22 (0.75%) hybris
11 21 (0.71%) Facebook
11 21 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
12 20 (0.68%) ATG
12 20 (0.68%) Zend
13 19 (0.65%) Twitter
14 16 (0.54%) Atlassian
14 16 (0.54%) Sitecore
15 13 (0.44%) WSO2
16 12 (0.41%) Teradata
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